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The Complete Win at Whist by Joe Andrews

The Complete Win at Whist (2016)

* * * * * 2016 Revised and updated edition * * * * *
Available - April 1, 2016!
Publisher: Baron Barclay Bridge Supply, Inc.

WHIST is one of the original Classic Card games, predating Pinochle, Bridge and Spades. The last Forty years have seen the resurgence of many versions of the game – especially Bid Whist. With the rise of the Internet and local, regional and national live tournaments, Whist’s popularity will continue to increase.

Card expert Joe Andrews (The Complete Win at Hearts, The Compete Win at Whist) introduces the novice to the game as well as providing his secrets for improved strategy and techniques for players of all skill levels. The focus is on Bid Whist, but the author includes tips on Straight Whist and Kitty Whist without Jokers.

With The Complete Win at Whist, you’ll learn to master:

  • Bidding
  • Play of the hand and defensive strategy
  • Proper discarding techniques
  • The finesse
  • The Complete Win at Whist also provides:
  • Illustrative hands and detailed strategic analysis
  • The official rules for over a dozen Whist variations
  • The complete history of Whist

The Complete Win at Whist will help you get the most out of this enduring classic and growing phenomenon.

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The Complete Win at Euchre (2004)

Read Joe Andrews' book 'The Complete Win at Euchre' for tips, tricks and winning strategies that will improve youre game and help you play like a pro! This book contains a complete history of the game of Euchre, a chapter contributed by Euchre expert Harvey Lapp, a glossary of terms frequently used when playing and a section with many instructional hands. Whether you ar a novice or an expert, this book is a must read and handy guide to any Euchre player.

One Hundred years ago, Euchre was the most popular card game in the United States. The growth of the internet has revived interest in this unique game and live events are booming. Author and expert, Joe Andrews, introduces the beginning player to the fundamentals and then systematically teaches players of all levels the finer points of the game. In his newest book, The Complete Win at Euchre, you will learn:

  • Bidding
  • Opening Leads
  • Defense
  • Partnership Communication
  • Joe Andrews' newest creation, Duplicate Euchre™

In addition, you will discover:

  • The History of Euchre
  • A Complete Glossary of Terms and Definitions
  • The World Series of Euchre™
  • Illustrative Hands
  • Profiles in Euchre
  • Detailed Quizzes
  • A Glossary of Terms frequently used in Game Play
With the Complete Win at Euchre, you will see the improvement in your game!
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The Complete Win at Hearts (2000)

For over a century, Hearts has been a favorite card game and it continues to grow in popularity. Author and renowned Hearts expert Joe Andrews provides the reader with illustrative hands for intermediate and advanced players as well as tournament strategies and techniques.

Whether you are new to the game or have been playing for years, “The Complete Win at Hearts” will be an invaluable resource for players of all skill levels.
Easy to learn and fun to play – especially when you win – this book, written by renowned Hearts expert Joe Andrews, will teach you everything you need to know, including:

  • Basics for Beginners
  • Winning Strategies for experienced players
  • Popular variations such as Cutthroat, Partnership, Three-Handed and Jack of Diamonds
  • Joe Andrews’ original creation DUPLICATE HEARTS™

You win at Hearts through skill, not chance. In “The Complete Win at Hearts”, Joe Andrews explains such fine points as:

  • Passing techniques from different card combinations
  • How to set up and defend against attempted slams (“Moonshots”)
The Complete Win at Spades by Joe Andrews

The Complete Win at Spades (2000)

This book contains what every Spades player needs to know! Spades is the most popular four-handed card game on the Internet. It’s an easy game to learn, but don’t let the simplicity of the rules fool you! Good technique requires plenty of practice!

This 2000 release is the definitive work on the game of Spades. Author Joe Andrews (The Complete Win at Hearts, The Complete Win at Whist) covers all the bases, guiding the relatively new player through the rules and elements of the game as well as illustrating techniques key to winning at Spades for intermediate and advanced players. Immensely useful and full of great tips, the reader will find:

  • A review of the rules and laws of the game
  • Bidding, defense and play of the hand
  • Tournament strategies

The Complete Win at Spades also contains:

  • The history of Spades – the first time ever in print!
  • Illustrative hands to demonstrate all levels of play
  • A review of opening leads
  • The Finesse
  • The publication of Joe Andrews’ original creation DUPLICATE SPADES®